All about Campus Safety

By: Meredith Francis ~Campus News Editor~ Who are the Xavier Police and the office of Audit and Risk Management? Xavier Police, also commonly referred to as Campus Police, is the police force on campus. All Xavier Police officers are trained like any other Ohio police officer. It is Xavier Police that deals with the more urgent issues on campus, such as theft reports or intoxicated students on campus. “We also have mutual aid and concurrent jurisdiction agreements with Cincinnati Police and Norwood Police, (which) gives us more authority to go out into the immediate areas off campus and help our … Continue reading All about Campus Safety

Students prepare for spring break safety

By: Andrew Koch ~Campus News Editor~ Representatives from the American Automobile Association (AAA), a not-for-profit vehicle service organization, visited Xavier on Feb. 24 to discuss safety issues with college students looking to travel over spring break.   AAA also provided a “Know Before You Go” document that lists laws that might impact students as they travel, many of which vary from state-to-state. For example, seatbelts are required for all passengers over the age of 7 in Kentucky, while they are only required for front seat passengers over the age of 15 in Ohio. Students can find a full list of … Continue reading Students prepare for spring break safety